Admission Procedures & Requirements

Admission Procedures

First-Year Admissions
Candidates for admission to the first-year class must submit to the Admissions Office:

  1. An official application
  2. An official high school transcript
  3. A copy of the SAT or ACT scores.

Transfer Admissions
Candidates applying for admission with advanced standing must submit to the Admissions Office:

  1. An official application
  2. Official transcripts of all previous college work from each institution attended.

Admission Requirements

First-Year Students
Requirements for admission to Wheeling Jesuit University include:

  1. A high school diploma or its equivalent
  2. 16 units of high school academic courses
  3. Submission of the official results of either the new Scholastic Assessment Test I (SAT) or the American College Testing Program (ACT)

The 16 units of high school courses should be distributed as follows:

English 4
Mathematics 3
History/Social Sciences 3
Laboratory Science (Science Major–3 recommended) 2
Academic Electives 4

Applicants for programs in the natural sciences should have completed one unit of biology and one unit of chemistry.

See http://www.wju.edu/academics/catalogs/pdf/under_18-19.pdf#page=18.